NEW ZEALAND VS. SRI LANKA, 2ND TEST, DAY 4- Williamson century seals the series


Hamilton: Sri Lanka had their chances, infact many of them, but New Zealand covered it with their all-round performance to seal the series 2-0. On the fourth day, they required just 47 runs to win and had as many as five wickets. Kane Williamson emerged as the hero, hitting a scintillating century to take the Kiwis home in the 55th over.

Kane Williamson also became the no.1 batsman in ICC World Test Ranking.


SRI LANKA          1st Innings 80.1 Overs     292

A Mathews          77 (125)     T Southee       3-63
M Siriwardana     62 (81)      T Boult             2-51
D Chandimal       47 (56)       D Bracewell       2-81


NEW ZEALAND   1st Innings 79.4 Overs     237
M Guptill            50 (77)     D Chameera     5-47
M Santner          38 (105)      N Pradeep       2-39
D Bracewell       35*(52)       R Herath          2-75

SRI LANKA           2nd Innings 36.3 Overs     133
K Mendis              46 (90)         T Southee         4-26
D Karunaratne     27 (65)        N Wagner          3-40
M Siriwardana      26 (18)         D Bracewell     2-31


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